about us

Mission & Vision

 Feed the hungry, Help those in need and Give hope to those we serve. 


 Our staff is here five days a week to help those who have the need for food.


 We have programs for Seniors, Veterans, Children, Clients and our Community that enhance education, nutrition and mental health. 

Our founder & president


Chris Kizziar

 "Through collaborative partnerships and expanded outreach programs, we are fighting hunger by bringing food and services to our local communities - This is our mission."  


About Life message

A Little History ~ How we got started

2009 - Life Message received its 501(c)(3) certification and began to make plans for a direction.  

2011 - Officially opened the Life Message Food Pantry & Clothing Center in Garland, TX. We start our mission serving approximately 30 families in 1 month.

2012 - We moved the Food Pantry & Clothing Center in February 2012 from Garland  to it's current location in Rowlett, TX. The numbers grew from 30 families in one month to an average of 300 families in one week.

2012 - In November, we officially opened The Thrift Store in Rowlett, TX.  Proceeds from the store help Life Message to support the food pantry and offer programs to our clients.

2013 - Opened the furniture/homegoods side of the Thrift Store

2014 - Moved into our administrative offices.   The pantry was remodeled in December to accommodate more food with better efficiency.  

​2016 - February 11th marked our 4th year anniversary at our location in Rowlett, TX.